Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Office 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Office 365 over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 84 142
Rank change year-on-year +6 +58 +94
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 1,258 1,001 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.98% 3.32% 2.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.37% 22.37% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,072 908 844
South East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,858 £38,000
% change year-on-year +5.66% -0.37% -15.56%

Office 365 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6,493 4,474 4,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.56% 14.83% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5,363 3,814 3,867
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £72,600
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in the South East

Office 365
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 in the South East.

Salary trend for Office 365 in the South East

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in the South East over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in the South East

Office 365
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +3 486 £35,000 -18.46% 85
Surrey +10 309 £35,000 +25.00% 33
Hampshire +10 297 £31,500 -10.00% 28
Berkshire +1 247 £40,000 -15.79% 33
Buckinghamshire +72 141 £33,000 -5.71% 21
Oxfordshire -44 100 £35,000 -20.00% 31
West Sussex +10 74 £30,000 -16.67% 4
Kent +18 40 £32,500 +18.18% 17
East Sussex +1 38 £40,000 -37.50% 8
Middlesex +9 5 £37,500 +40.19%
Home Counties +7 1 £40,000 +23.08%
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 922 (73.29%) Windows
2 786 (62.48%) Active Directory
3 756 (60.10%) Microsoft
4 551 (43.80%) Windows Server
5 425 (33.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 413 (32.83%) VMware
7 334 (26.55%) MS Exchange
8 311 (24.72%) Hyper-V
9 310 (24.64%) Microsoft Office
10 301 (23.93%) ITIL
11 300 (23.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 281 (22.34%) SharePoint
13 264 (20.99%) Firewall
14 263 (20.91%) Windows 10
15 247 (19.63%) Windows 7
16 237 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
17 220 (17.49%) Cisco
18 216 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
19 212 (16.85%) Citrix
20 193 (15.34%) SQL Server
21 174 (13.83%) SCCM
22 173 (13.75%) Microsoft Certification
23 169 (13.43%) SQL
24 141 (11.21%) DNS
25 131 (10.41%) TCP/IP
26 122 (9.70%) Windows 8
27 120 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2010
28 119 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2013
29 113 (8.98%) DHCP
30 111 (8.82%) Migration

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 334 (26.55%) MS Exchange
2 281 (22.34%) SharePoint
3 120 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 119 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 70 (5.56%) IIS
6 68 (5.41%) Skype for Business
7 25 (1.99%) WebLogic
7 25 (1.99%) WebSphere
8 22 (1.75%) Apache
9 21 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
10 17 (1.35%) JBoss
10 17 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
11 16 (1.27%) CMS
12 12 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
13 10 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.32%) IBM Domino
14 4 (0.32%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.24%) GroupWise
15 3 (0.24%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 310 (24.64%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.56%) AutoCAD
5 5 (0.40%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 38 (3.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.48%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.16%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.079%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.079%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 425 (33.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (5.80%) IaaS
4 61 (4.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 57 (4.53%) Cloud Computing
5 57 (4.53%) PaaS
6 42 (3.34%) SaaS
7 29 (2.31%) OneDrive
8 15 (1.19%) Mimecast
9 14 (1.11%) G Suite
9 14 (1.11%) Yammer
10 4 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.16%) npm
12 1 (0.079%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.079%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.079%) Cloudflare
12 1 (0.079%) GitHub
12 1 (0.079%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 1 (0.079%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 264 (20.99%) Firewall
2 141 (11.21%) DNS
3 131 (10.41%) TCP/IP
4 113 (8.98%) DHCP
5 108 (8.59%) LAN
6 100 (7.95%) WAN
7 87 (6.92%) VPN
8 59 (4.69%) Skype
9 55 (4.37%) SAN
10 47 (3.74%) VLAN
11 46 (3.66%) VoIP
12 37 (2.94%) Wireless
13 25 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
14 24 (1.91%) Network Security
15 22 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
16 21 (1.67%) Internet
17 17 (1.35%) Wireshark
18 14 (1.11%) IP Telephony
19 13 (1.03%) NAS
19 13 (1.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (15.34%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
3 20 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
4 18 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (1.19%) Power BI
6 13 (1.03%) Relational Database
6 13 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.40%) MySQL
8 5 (0.40%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.24%) Big Data
10 3 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.079%) EDRMS
12 1 (0.079%) GIS
12 1 (0.079%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (0.79%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.32%) JIRA
4 3 (0.24%) MSI
5 2 (0.16%) Bower
5 2 (0.16%) Grunt
5 2 (0.16%) gulp
5 2 (0.16%) Jasmine
5 2 (0.16%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (0.16%) Moq
5 2 (0.16%) NUnit
5 2 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.079%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 103 (8.19%) Finance
2 42 (3.34%) Advertising
3 39 (3.10%) Telecoms
4 28 (2.23%) Marketing
5 26 (2.07%) Legal
6 23 (1.83%) Retail
7 16 (1.27%) Games
8 14 (1.11%) Law
9 12 (0.95%) Publishing
10 8 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.56%) Back Office
12 4 (0.32%) Billing
13 2 (0.16%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.16%) Electronics
13 2 (0.16%) German Language
13 2 (0.16%) Local Government
14 1 (0.079%) Automotive
14 1 (0.079%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.079%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.079%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 300 (23.85%) Analyst
2 203 (16.14%) IT Support
3 199 (15.82%) Support Engineer
4 185 (14.71%) Support Analyst
5 112 (8.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 109 (8.66%) IT Analyst
7 103 (8.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 102 (8.11%) Consultant
9 93 (7.39%) IT Engineer
10 83 (6.60%) IT Support Analyst
11 64 (5.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 63 (5.01%) Desktop Support
12 63 (5.01%) IT Support Engineer
13 59 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support
13 59 (4.69%) Service Analyst
13 59 (4.69%) Service Desk Analyst
14 57 (4.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 55 (4.37%) Project Manager
16 49 (3.90%) IT Manager
17 46 (3.66%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (5.80%) .NET
2 43 (3.42%) HTML
3 34 (2.70%) CSS
4 25 (1.99%) .NET Framework
5 20 (1.59%) Web Services
6 18 (1.43%) Ajax
7 13 (1.03%) Middleware
8 11 (0.87%) ASP.NET
9 10 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (0.79%) XML
10 9 (0.72%) jQuery
11 8 (0.64%) REST
11 8 (0.64%) WebSphere MQ
12 7 (0.56%) XSLT
13 4 (0.32%) AngularJS
13 4 (0.32%) COM
13 4 (0.32%) JSON
14 3 (0.24%) LDAP
14 3 (0.24%) OAuth
15 2 (0.16%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 53 (4.21%) Data Centre
4 42 (3.34%) iPhone
5 36 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
6 28 (2.23%) Hybrid Cloud
7 24 (1.91%) Driving Licence
8 14 (1.11%) Replication
8 14 (1.11%) Virtual Team
9 13 (1.03%) Clustering
9 13 (1.03%) Public Cloud
10 11 (0.87%) Computer Science
11 10 (0.79%) User Experience
12 8 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
12 8 (0.64%) Private Cloud
12 8 (0.64%) Smartphone
13 7 (0.56%) PDA
13 7 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (0.48%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 922 (73.29%) Windows
2 551 (43.80%) Windows Server
3 300 (23.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 263 (20.91%) Windows 10
5 247 (19.63%) Windows 7
6 216 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 122 (9.70%) Windows 8
8 63 (5.01%) Linux
9 47 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 32 (2.54%) Windows XP
11 22 (1.75%) Mac OS X
12 21 (1.67%) Apple iOS
13 16 (1.27%) Android
14 11 (0.87%) Unix
15 8 (0.64%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.64%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.64%) Windows Vista
16 6 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.24%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (23.93%) ITIL
2 111 (8.82%) Migration
3 91 (7.23%) Problem-Solving
4 89 (7.07%) Project Management
5 62 (4.93%) Disaster Recovery
6 53 (4.21%) CRM
7 49 (3.90%) Presales
8 47 (3.74%) Service Management
9 44 (3.50%) Problem Management
9 44 (3.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 41 (3.26%) PRINCE2
11 39 (3.10%) Service Delivery
12 38 (3.02%) Application Virtualisation
13 37 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 35 (2.78%) ITSM
15 33 (2.62%) Incident Management
16 32 (2.54%) Time Management
17 31 (2.46%) Change Management
18 30 (2.38%) Mentoring
19 28 (2.23%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 169 (13.43%) SQL
2 100 (7.95%) PowerShell
3 46 (3.66%) JavaScript
4 16 (1.27%) C#
5 9 (0.72%) C
6 5 (0.40%) Java
6 5 (0.40%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.32%) PHP
7 4 (0.32%) VBScript
8 3 (0.24%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.24%) Python
8 3 (0.24%) VB
9 2 (0.16%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.079%) Perl
10 1 (0.079%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 173 (13.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 99 (7.87%) MCSE
3 46 (3.66%) Degree
4 44 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
5 43 (3.42%) MCSA
6 41 (3.26%) MCP
7 38 (3.02%) A+ Certification
8 36 (2.86%) CCNA
9 35 (2.78%) Security Cleared
10 34 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
11 26 (2.07%) SC Cleared
12 24 (1.91%) MCITP
13 22 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (1.11%) CISSP
15 12 (0.95%) MCTS
16 11 (0.87%) CCA
16 11 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
17 10 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 9 (0.72%) PMI Certification
18 9 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (7.71%) SLA
2 26 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (1.99%) QA
4 13 (1.03%) GDPR
5 12 (0.95%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.72%) PMO
7 5 (0.40%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.16%) P3O
8 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.079%) Solvency II
System Software
1 786 (62.48%) Active Directory
2 311 (24.72%) Hyper-V
3 237 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 85 (6.76%) XenApp
5 69 (5.48%) vSphere
6 53 (4.21%) XenDesktop
7 26 (2.07%) VirtualBox
7 26 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
9 19 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (1.11%) DFS Replication
11 13 (1.03%) vCloud
12 10 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
13 7 (0.56%) VMware NSX
14 6 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
15 5 (0.40%) KVM
15 5 (0.40%) oVirt
15 5 (0.40%) pfSense
15 5 (0.40%) Samba
Systems Management
1 174 (13.83%) SCCM
2 54 (4.29%) SCOM
3 37 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 31 (2.46%) WSUS
5 20 (1.59%) Microsoft Intune
6 17 (1.35%) OPNET
7 14 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 13 (1.03%) FortiGate
9 8 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (0.56%) AirWatch
10 7 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (0.48%) vRealize
12 5 (0.40%) Bacula
12 5 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 5 (0.40%) vCenter Server
13 4 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
13 4 (0.32%) HP SIM
14 3 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 3 (0.24%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 756 (60.10%) Microsoft
2 413 (32.83%) VMware
3 220 (17.49%) Cisco
4 212 (16.85%) Citrix
5 83 (6.60%) Google
6 80 (6.36%) Apple
7 75 (5.96%) HP
8 40 (3.18%) SolarWinds
9 37 (2.94%) Avaya
10 29 (2.31%) Meraki
11 27 (2.15%) Riverbed
12 26 (2.07%) Dell
13 21 (1.67%) Veeam
14 20 (1.59%) Palo Alto
15 19 (1.51%) Symantec
16 18 (1.43%) Oracle
17 17 (1.35%) Dynatrace
18 13 (1.03%) Capita
18 13 (1.03%) ServiceNow
19 12 (0.95%) Sophos